• Conference chase complete

    Early lead holds up for NIB-12 East champs in 31-28 win in Morris MORRIS—All that stood between a second consecutive Northern Illinois Big XII East division championship for undefeated Kaneland was fellow undefeated juggernaut Morris.

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  • Kaneland’s State-going tennis duo ends 2011 campaign

    KANELAND—It matters little that a team like Amelia Napiorkowski and Madi Jurcenko were ousted after one match at this past weekend’s State tennis gathering in District 214 territory.

    • Posted October 27, 2011
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  • Soccer ousted by Cadets

    DeKALB—There would be no last-minute magic for Kaneland soccer on Saturday evening.

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  • Volleyball falls in regional to Glenbard S. in three games

    KANELAND—In coach Todd Weimer’s regime, the fact that Kaneland was one point away from a regional match victory shows the significant progress KHS has made on the court.

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  • Fifth place at own regional good for boys XC

    ELBURN—When you deal with boys cross-country rosters like Yorkville and Crystal Lake Central, the squeeze for sectionals can be a bit crowded. Luckily, Kaneland’s crew can worry about Sectionals as an active participant.

    • Posted October 27, 2011
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  • Lady Knights XC sees season continue with third place

    KANELAND—It would take a team effort to make it out of one of the premier girls cross-country regionals in Illinois. For Kaneland, that effort was solid enough to garner third place in Saturday’s Elburn Woods clash.

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  • Church news for Oct. 27

    A look through this week's church news and events.

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  • Theis’s celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Join the family of Henry and Joan Theis of Maple Park, who were married on Nov. 11, 1961.

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  • Chad Ryan Johnson

    Chad Ryan Johnson, 32, of Elburn, now rests in his faith and the arms of his Savior after passing away unexpectedly at home, leaving this earth too soon on Monday, Oct. 24, 2011.

    • Posted October 27, 2011
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  • Wassil Wituk

    Wassil Wituk, 88, of Batavia, formerly of Elburn, passed away in the early morning hours of Tuesday, Oct. 25, surrounded by the love and prayers of his family.

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  • Guest Editorial: What do our children see, and how do they perceive it?

    What did we see today? And more importantly, what did our children see today?

    • Posted October 27, 2011
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  • Letter: Civic Committee’s match questioned

    For years now, the Civic Committee of the Commercial Club of Chicago, a small but very wealthy group, has been railing against public pensions.

    • Posted October 27, 2011
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  • Letter: Kane transportation department commended for Bliss Road work

    Thank you to Kane County's Division of Transportation's John Guddendorf, and the many different crews working with John, for the excellent road work done on Bliss Road starting just south of Interstate 88 and extending past Bliss...

    • Posted October 27, 2011
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  • Letter: The last, best chance for the Sugar Grove Library

    Finally, after four months of community outrage, the Sugar Grove Library Board has taken a turn toward restoring sanity to the precarious financial situation and acknowledging the possibility they made a mistake.

    • Posted October 27, 2011
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  • Letter: Praise for Sen. Lauzen

    Kane County friends, we all know how dysfunctional our state government is. However, Senator Lauzen and his fine staff were able to cut through the chaos and red tape that permeate the Illinois Department of Revenue.

    • Posted October 27, 2011
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  • Delnor Foundation holds gala event to benefit cancer care

    GENEVA—The Delnor Foundation invites all local residents to make an impact on cancer care in the Fox Valley community by attending the 2011 Gala “Footloose and Cancer Free.”

    • Posted October 24, 2011
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  • LivingWell presents ‘Developing Authentic Power: 11 Keys to Shifting from Fear to Love’

    GENEVA—Personal Wellness/Life Coaches Rose Diaz and Debbie Miller will teach ways that can help people authentically empower themselves by shifting from habits that don’t serve them an inspiring life during a session on Thursday, Nov. 3, from...

    • Posted October 23, 2011
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  • Kane County takes on lead poisoning with $1 million grant

    GENEVA—Kane County Board Chairman Karen McConnaughay and U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren announced last week that Kane County has been awarded a $1.04 million grant to address lead-based paint hazards in area homes and to develop a county-wide...

    • Posted October 23, 2011
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  • Bradbury awarded Lake Forest College scholarship

    LAKE FOREST, Ill.—Taylor Bradbury of Sugar Grove has been awarded an Illinois In-State Scholarship to attend Lake Forest College.

    • Posted October 22, 2011
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  • Top Marmion cadets receive military promotions

    AURORA—Marmion Academy’s JROTC program honored 40 cadets with military promotions at the annual Sabre Ceremony last month.

    • Posted October 22, 2011
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